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Step-by-step guidance on how to take constructive action on communication and number skills

Skills support from Skills for Care

Skills for Care provide support for employers on all skills issues, including communication and number skills.

For national advice and guidance, see the 'Developing skills' section of the Skills for Care website. Resources to help develop communication and number skills in the adult social care workplace include Skills for Life – a practical guide for social care employers and Learning through Work.

Learning though Work is a series of learning modules, designed to help supervisors deliver bite-size chunks of learning wherever natural learning opportunities arise as part of day to day care work.

Skills for Care has a network of area teams who work with social care employers to develop strategic workforce solutions and to support workforce development.

Link: Skills for Care